Suspected robber shot in home invasion

POSTED: Thursday, April 1, 2010 - 7:15am

UPDATED: Friday, June 4, 2010 - 12:00am

A suspected robber was shot and killed during a home invasion.

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks said, the incident occurred just before 10 p.m. Tuesday.

She identifies those arrested as 18-year-olds Raisha D. Snell of
Port Alle,n and DeCourie D. Jackson of Baton Rouge, and 19-year-old
Kyle J. Hawkins of Baton Rouge.

Hicks said 18-year-old Charles Beardon was pronounced dead at the scene and 19-year-old Kyle J. Hawkins sustained non-life threatening injuries.

She said detectives deemed those shootings justified and did not arrest the shooter.